Extreme Weather

Come learn the science behind extreme weather, from its causes to its impacts.

Bookable Group Program

Additional Fee
10 and up
30 minutes

Weather is one of the most fascinating aspects of nature. Don't miss this opportunity to explore the wonders of the weather! Learn about weather phenomena, from cloud formation and lightning to rising seas caused by increased ice caps, glacier melt and more.

About Group Programs

Programs are explorations where participants watch and engage with a Science Center educator who showcases amazing scientific experiments to guests.

Extreme Weather is recommended for grades 4–8.

Virginia Standards of Learning:

  • 4th Grade: 4
  • 6th Grade: 7
  • Life Science: 8

North Carolina Standard Course of Study:

  • Earth, System, Structures: 4.3 and 5.1